Deidre Bradshaw – Director & Principal Neuropsychologist

BASc (Hons), MSC (Clinic Neuropsychology)

Deidre completed her Masters degree in Clinical Neuropsychology at the University of Melbourne in 1996. She has also been granted practice endorsement in Clinical Neuropsychology with the Psychology Board of Australia, is an APS College of Clinical Neuropsychologist Fellow, full Member of the Specialist Division of Neuropsychology (DoN) with the British Psychological Society and a member of the International Neuropsychological Society. She has over 20 years of clinical experience and has worked locally and internationally and in both the public and private sectors. Deidre has a specialist interest in the area of rehabilitation and reintegration into the workplace. She has extensive experience in providing independent clinical assessments for large organisations, private and government based, who require specialist advice in relation to compensation claims and rehabilitation matters.

Deidre is an accredited Neurofeedback practitioner and approved supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia and Clinical (Lecturer) within Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, Melbourne University.

Caitlin Knight – Neuropsychology Registrar

BPsych (Hons), MPsych (Clin Neuro)

Caitlin completed her Masters degree in Clinical Neuropsychology at The University of Melbourne in 2020. She is currently completing her registrar program to gain endorsement in Clinical Neuropsychology with the Psychology Board of Australia. She is also a member of the Australian Psychological Society and College of Clinical Neuropsychology.

Caitlin originally hails from Cairns and has a great love for Far North Queensland and the unique lifestyle that it offers. She has a keen interest in neurodevelopmental and acquired neurological conditions and is passionate about supporting young people and the vulnerable in gaining the most from their educational, vocational and support services to live their most fulfilling lives. Caitlin hopes to develop her clinical neuropsychology skills and expertise in the exciting and diverse world of private practice over the coming years.

Steffen Tannenberg – Business Assistance & Maintenance

Steffen is our cheerful and dedicated business assistant. Steffen can be seen around the NQNS premises ensuring we have a safe, inviting and well stocked clinic environment. Steffen is a friendly addition to the NQNS team who is always ready to have a laugh and cheerful discussion with NQNS visitors.

Steffen is experienced in building and cabinet making, he also holds qualifications in massage therapy specializing in his passion of traditional Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Massage.

Joan Adeville – Administration Officer

From the beginning of a lengthy Career, Joan has performed roles in office administration, holding positions in Local and State Government and private business roles. In each of her roles she has relished the challenges presented, advanced with procedure and technology and brought welcome change to the various practices.

As a passionate advocate for her community, Joan’s skillsets in curatorial organization and business management, compliment her broader interests as she currently holds an office-bearing roles in numerous community groups.

Baking and preparing family dinners to catering for small events, is a passion for Joan and she shares the results with everyone for their enjoyment. Joan sews, crochets and knits, donating many items to charities. If there is a craft or challenge, Joan will give it a go… in true Aussie tradition.

Professional Registration

NQNS holds professional membership with the following associations:

  • Psychology Board AHPRA (PBA)
  • Australian Psychological Society (APS)
  • College of Clinical Neuropsychologists (APS)
  • International Neuropsychological Society (INS)
  • British Psychological Society (BPS)
  • Division of Neuropsychology (BPS)

NQ Neuropsychology would like to acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as Australia’s First People and Traditional Custodians. We pay our respects to Elders past and present and are committed to making a positive contribution to the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people.

NQ Neuropsychology is committed to embracing diversity and eliminating all forms of discrimination in the provision of health services. We welcome all people irrespective of ethnicity, lifestyle choice, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.